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Penn Law Gideon v. Wainwright Anniversary Panel

Tuesday March 12

  • By: University of Pennsylvania Law School
  • Time: 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    University of Pennsylvania Law School
    Fitts Auditorium
    3501 Sansom Street
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Contact:
    University of Pennsylvania Law School
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The University of Pennsylvania Law School will host a panel presentation in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Gideon v. Wainwright on Tuesday, March 12, 2013 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. (with a formal reception to follow), in the Fitts Auditorium, 3501 Sansom Street, Philadelphia.

The distinguished panel will feature Karen Houppert, author of Chasing Gideon: The Elusive Quest for Poor People's Justice, along with Professor Malia Brink, Phyllis Subin, Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Coalition for Justice, and Mary Catherine Roper of the PA-ACLU.

This program is free and open to the public, and will serve as one of the highlights of Penn Law's annual Public Interest Week.

You may register for the program at


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